Chicago Evening Post

Street Address: 
69 W. Washington
Chicago, IL

The Newberry Library holds a large number of journalism modern manuscript collections.

Borowski, Felix, 1872-1956. Papers, 1841-1995, bulk 1896-1956.
Correspondence, writings, photographs, clippings scrapbooks, sound recordings, and some biographical material documenting the life of Felix Borowski, Chicago composer, musicologist, critic for the Chicago Evening Post and Herald, and music bibliographer for the Newberry Library. The papers include letters from prominent American and European composers such as Mili Balakirev, Edvard Grieg, Paul Hindemith, John Alden Carpenter, and John Philip Sousa. There is also a substantial body of love letters written between Felix and his 2nd wife, Elsa (Kanne) Borowski.
Inventory: Online.

Dell, Floyd, 1887-1969. Papers, 1908-1969.
Poet, novelist, playwright, newspaperman, and literary editor, who was a central figure in the Chicago Literary Renaissance and editor of the Friday Literary Review, and who later edited The Masses, The Liberator, and The New Masses after moving to Greenwich Village and Croton on Hudson, New York. Dell's papers include correspondence with a number of important literary figures, manuscript and printed works, photographs, and other miscellaneous materials.
Inventory: Online.



1896 - 1969

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